Reply to post: Re: Security vulnerability waiting to happen

Microsoft's Windows 10 Torrent-U-Like updates GULP DOWN your precious bandwidth

Charles 9 Silver badge

Re: Security vulnerability waiting to happen

Depends on how well the updates are signed and/or verified before applying. At least BitTorrent uses hash checking to verify segments as they're downloaded.

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